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Conduit House

A Grade II Listed Building in Elvet and Gilesgate, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7724 / 54°46'20"N

Longitude: -1.5773 / 1°34'38"W

OS Eastings: 427291

OS Northings: 542019

OS Grid: NZ272420

Mapcode National: GBR KFF8.91

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.R93S

Entry Name: Conduit House

Listing Date: 6 May 1952

Last Amended: 10 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159734

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110155

Location: County Durham, DH1

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Elvet and Gilesgate

Built-Up Area: Durham

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

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Listing Text

DURHAM AND FRAMWELLLGATE THE COLLEGE
NZ 2742 SW (centre)

14/106 Conduit House
6/5/52 (formerly listed as the
Well House or Conduit)

GV II

Conduit house. Circa 1750. Sandstone ashlar. Gothic revival style. Octagonal.
Tower with buttresses panels and corbelled parapet. 2-centred-arched door in
west side; 2 cusped lights under 2-centred arch with quatrefoil-pierced tympanum
on east; oeil-de-boeuf on north with patterned glazing; similar lights on south
and above door. Angle buttresses with offsets have carved heads at junction with
parapet, which has triple-moulded coping.


Listing NGR: NZ2729142019

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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